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Layered beamer blocks

I just saw this example (see image) and I would like to know how one can do similar things. Thanks
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How to create custom bullets for table of contents using tikz in beamer

I am currently replicating a PowerPoint theme I am required to use using tikz and beamer. The only thing missing at this point is the custom bullet points that are used in the theme (see below). I ...
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How to move headline below frametitle

I am creating my own Beamer theme based on the Berlin theme and what I want to do is to move the navigation bar below the frametitle, instead of the default position (i.e., top of page, above ...
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Mac shortcut in Lyx Beamer to have text associated with new frame

What is the Mac shortcut for Alt-Shift-Right in Lyx using Beamer. I have a new environment (new frame) and I am typing text underneath it that does not appear on the slide. In Windows, Alt-Shift-Right ...
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Putting a bibliography citation at bottom of beamer slide

I read Place bibliography items at bottom of frame and tried making my own .bib file with just one entry. The entry is nothing out of the ordinary: @book{Saussure1995, Author = {Ferdinand de ...
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How to write to margin in beamer?

I'm creating a beamer presentation using the Bergen style. As you can see in the example below there is a margin to the left that is used in Titleframe, the ToC and the enumerate and itemize ...
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Beamer: Prevent/disable appearing individual subsection titles before actual content

Recently I started to question my decision to enable the appearance of individual subsection titles before actual content. I still want to show the outline of the upcoming section once before the ...
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AVI movie not displaying in Beamer using Multimedia package

Trying to embed a .avi in a Beamer presentation using the multimedia package and I can't figure out where I went wrong. Using Windows 7 and Adobe Reader to view the presentation, and TeXworks to ...
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How to include subfloat in href description field or \movie placeholder image (Beamer video)

I am using Beamer to include a video like so: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multimedia} \usepackage{subfig}= \title{Project} \author{Author} \date{June 4, 2015} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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Placing tikz picture to the right of item in itemize environment using Beamer

I am trying to place a tikz picture to the right of an \item in a beamer frame and so far the closest I have managed to come up with is this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Keeping beamer in English while supporting Chinese characters

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{ctex} \begin{document} \title{Test} \author{My name (我的名字)} \date{\today} \begin{frame} \titlepage \end{frame} \end{document} Here is the current output: ...
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Colour correcting a presentation for a projector

Projectors are notoriously bad at showing images and I'm wondering if anyone has been able to correct the colours/brightness in a pdf to compensate for this? In my case I've got access to the ...
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Coincident enumeration of images in Lyx

How can I enumerate a list of images, where each image is solely displayed within precisely the same coordinates on the Beamer page? I was effectively doing this by duplicating slides; the first ...
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Connect \item and \minipage with arrows

I want to connect an \item in beamer with \minipage using TikZ. Here is a MWE \begin{itemize} \item (some text)\\[0.3cm] \begin{minipage}{0.4\textwidth} \begin{flushleft} ...
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media9 doesn't give correct output

usually I can fix all problems myself concerning...like...everything, but this really is a hard one, so... sry to bother you. Problem: Creating a beamer presentation (with university corp. design) ...
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Advanced animation in beamer

Can I input into my beamer presentation animation from gnuplot using epslatex terminal (or using package gnuplottex) in high resolution mode? I want to visualise my data result, so that solution ...
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How to personalize the sidebar in Beamer? [duplicate]

I am creating my own beamer theme while I am very new at beamer. I wish to add in the the sidebar, if possible at a specific position, (towards the end of the sidebar) a sort rectangle inside of it I ...
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LaTeX Visual Novel Engine: Does it exist?

Did anyone in the past use LaTeX to create a "visual novel" engine? I've been using http://www.renpy.org/ for rare presentations when I need functionality the beamer class in LaTeX doesn't easily ...
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How can I uncover the fraction line in beamer?

I would like to uncover elements of an equation one at a time. This is easy enough usually, but in this case I'd like to progressively reveal a fraction. The problem with the way I'm doing it is that ...
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Can I add 3D objects as subfigures (using movie15)

I have faced one stiff problem that when I try to add four 3D plots (2 rows x 2 columns) in my beamer by using subfigure approach, I fail! This is my minimal example: \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[t] ...
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Customizing navigation bar in beamer

I would like to customize the navigation bar (I'm using smoothbars) in beamer but I do not know how to proceed. To be more precise, I would like that all sections that appear on the navigation bar to ...
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Beamer *.sty file errors with TeXmaker and Windows 7?

I'm writing a presentation and testing it with one of the default themes of my TeX distribution (TeXLive 2013 on Windows 7) but before submitting the final work I'd like to apply my ...
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No cleveref in beamer?

I am trying to get a math beamer presentation to work and it seems that cleveref is causing problems. The MWE below gives the error Paragraph ended before \@ynthm was complete In the documentation ...
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How to fill a table step by step automatically in beamer?

I have a table in beamer as follows: \begin{center} A \begin{tabular}{ | l | l | l |} \hline & D & C \\ \hline D & (-5, -5) & ...
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biblatex does not print book in beamer [on hold]

Good day to all! Today, I'm using beamer and biblatex. In the bibliography frame, I want to print book references. But, I didn't obtain the desire result. What I have done is at the end, into the ...
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babel, beamer and nag conflict

With the MWE below, I experience some problem. As shown, the MWE compiles fine. If I change from book to beamer, I receive the "TeX capacity exceeded" error. If I comment out either nag or babel, it ...
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How to create custom sidebar of your own beamer theme?

I am trying to create my own beamer theme and wish to create a right sidebar having the same hight as the slides. Unfortunately this is not the case. \useoutertheme[right]{sidebar} ...
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Do not display empty subsection in beamer Warsaw theme

I have problem with empty subsections -- they are added even, when I set them using \section*{}. My MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} \usetheme{warsaw} ...
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Madrid head/foot text color

I am working with the madrid theme for my presentation but the text of section in the headline and title in the footline appears in red, I am trying to change it. How can'i proceed. Sorry I used the ...
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how to add title to column with graphics

I have divided my frame into two columns. Each column has a picture and itemized text. I am trying to add a title at the top of each column but that is not working. I would like to have a title on the ...
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showing navigation buttons beamer sidebar won theme

I would like to add some navigation buttons in the sidebar. Does anyone have any suggestions for that ? \addtobeamertemplate{sidebar right}{}{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] ...
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Problem in puting text under \only in tikzpicture environment

In slide 2, I want to put a "text" (not "node") "Hello" (as mentioned in the code) to the left of the node "O.D.E soln". Not able to do that \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Why is my minipage in beamer foreach environment moving horizontally?

I am preparing a presentation with several very similar slides so I would like to use a \foreach loop with \only to generate them. The frames also contains minipages and these minipages seem to cause ...
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LaTeX health check

Is there any health check facility for testing the installation? When compiling \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{beamerarticle} \begin{document} Hello \end{document} I receive in the log ...
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How to change the font family for tick labels in pgfplots + beamer + professionalfonts?

I am making a beamer presentation with some pgfplots figures and I want to change the font family to sans serif for all tick labels. The problem is that it doesn't work for the y-axis as you can see ...
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Beamer: Show all previous \tableofcontents items and gray out future items. Also: Remove subsections from ToC and then fix distances between items

I want to present a ToC in Beamer which shows the previous items and grays out future items. I cannot quite get it to work however. Here is a MWA: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Luebeck} ...
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Removing page number from title frame without changing the Warsaw theme

I applied the idea of Removing page number from title frame without changing the theme in my beamer presentation slides. I am using Warsaw theme. However, modifications made by me in the latex code ...
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tikz picture inside beamer frame

I was trying to put this code from tikz official page into a beamer's frame and got this error: /home/.../file.tex:100: Illegal parameter number in definition of \test. <to be read again> ...
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beamer + bibTeX: error, 'no aux' found!

I'm trying to compile a chs_2015.bib file with BibTeX (editor's button corresponding to command bibtex %) before including it in the actual Beamer *.tex presentation but I keep getting this error msg: ...
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Error when trying to use Roboto font with pdftex

I'm trying to use the Roboto font in a beamer presentation, built with pdftex. I installed the roboto package, but when trying to build, I get the following error: Trying to make PK font ...
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{beamericonbook} error .can't understand where and the meanimg [closed]

\documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{PaloAlto} \usecolortheme[named=NavyBlue]{structure} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How can I fix jumping TikZ pictures in beamer?

The problem of stuff jumping in beamer is a common one, (see e.g. Avoiding jumping frames in beamer) and we've seen it here from time to time (I imagine the "related" list at the side will be quite ...
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Vertical alignment when title is empty in beamer template

I'm using a customized template for Beamer. Among other things, I have completely rewritten the headline template. However, when I use a frame without title, the vertical alignment is not the same as ...
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Color of the navigation bar in beamer (theme Goettingen)

How can I change the color of the navigation bar in beamer? I am using "Goettingen" theme. I tried several changes, but that did not work... CODE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Citation in Beamer Slides

I need to use citation in beamer slides (such as apalike), I have a bib file which I created when I wrote my research paper. However same bib file doesn't seem to work here. I use the following: ...
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Ignore \pause (from tikz) in scrartcl

I'm bulding up a beamer presentation and an article. Therefore I have to create some figures which are used in both files. So I created an additional .tex file for each figure which I include in every ...
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How do I fit this table to the frame in Beamer?

\documentclass{Beamer} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{l l l} \toprule Band & & \\ \hline Total stop band & No propagation possible & All of the incident field is ...
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How to bring theorem's and lemmas numbers from a thesis document class and put it in the beamer presentation

How to bring theorem's and lemma's numbers from a thesis document class and put them in the beamer presentation, because I want to reffer the audience who have the printed thesis to the number and ...
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Problem adding caption with siunitx

I am using latex/beamer(texlive) to compile a document and I am getting an error. Apparently it has something to do with siunitx package. Here is a minimum working example. ...